• Department Scholarships: Music

    Hamline’s Music Scholarship is designed to support students who have a demonstrated interest, aptitude, and passion for music performance. This award can be renewed for three years if eligibility requirements are met.


    Transfer Spring 2022 student application deadline: January 5, 2022

    First-Year student application deadline:
    November 1, 2021 (for November 2021 audition date)
    February 1, 2022 (for February 2022 audition date)

    Transfer Fall 2022 student application deadline: Extended to July 1, 2022

    Scholarship Criteria

    Admitted students applying for this scholarship must participate in a musical ensemble and enroll in one of the following: private music lessons or music classes once the scholarship is awarded. A major in music is not required to be eligible for this scholarship, but students must maintain a GPA of 3.0. A select number of students will be invited to audition as a final step in the award process. Please see information on the audition process below.

    All required materials for admission to Hamline University must be submitted before applying for departmental scholarships. Scholarship applications and materials received after the deadline will not be considered. Scholarships are only awarded to students who have received an offer of admission from Hamline University.

    Audition Process

    A select group of students will be invited to an on-campus audition as the final step of the award process. Performance requirements are listed in the application form below. 

    Auditions will be held in mid-February. Information about auditioning will be sent to select students at the email address they provide on their application.

    How to Maintain this Scholarship

    To maintain this scholarship annually, the scholarship recipient must maintain a 3.0 GPA, participate in a music ensemble, and enroll in private music lessons.

    For answers to any questions, call the Office of Undergraduate Admission at 800-753-9753 or 651-523-2207 or email admission@hamline.edu.

    Apply for the Music Scholarship